September 7 2012

Sample Ballot Printing Underway

285 Ballot Styles in Orange County

Sample ballots for the Presidential Election will be customized to each voter depending on their vote-by-mail status. We will be running on printing presses for seven days to print 1.6 million.

Neal Kelley
Registrar of Voters

PSA Featuring City Clerks

Cox Cable has filmed a PSA featuring our office along with Rancho Santa Margarita, Newport Beach and irvine. The PSA will promote voter registration in advance of the General Election.

Online Voter Registration Statewide

The final phases of testing is underway prior to the launch of online voter registration. The Secretary of State will be launching the new system shortly. 

Teaming Up With Rock the Vote

Unique Event at Aliso Creek

The band 7LIONS will perform a free concert in a joint Registrar of Voters and "Rock the Vote" voter registration event. The free show (taking place on Saturday, September 15th) is a part of the "Surf the Vote" series of events held along the coast in Orange County.  

Poll Workers 1,846  | VBMs Mailed: 0  | VBMs Returned: 0

OCERS Retirement Election Planning

We will be running the OCERS (Orange County Employees Retirement System) election, which will begin with ballots being mailed on September 14, 2012. Orange County employees will have until October 23rd at 9:00 a.m. to return their ballots. We will tally the results the same day.